From: "Tony Ellis"
Subject: (urth) Re: Digest from firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Wed, 24 Apr 2002 10:09:02 +0100 Jeff Wilson wrote: >How do you explain the remarkable similarity of form and the ability >to interbreed, then? Remarkable similarity of form to, and ability to interbreed with, human beings, you mean? The explanation is that abos -are- human beings. They are the descendants of prehistoric colonists from Earth. Wolfe goes out of his way to prime us with this idea in all three novellas in 5HC, and that's good enough for me. --